LIVE: Two new COVID cases reported

UPDATE: Two new cases of COVID-19 are being reported in managed isolation today. Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield says both cases are... Read More

One Love announces Aotearoa line-up

One Love Festival will return to Tauranga on Waitangi Weekend 2021 with a line-up featuring Aotearoa’s biggest reggae bands, including Fat Freddy’s... Read More

Police release name of man killed in Taupo crash

Police have released the name of the person who died following a serious crash near Taupo on July 10. He was Cameron James Bickers, 23, of Rangitaiki. The... Read More

Calls for input in Rotorua highway speed limits

People are being encouraged to have their say on safer speed limits for sections of State Highway 5 and State Highway 30 in Rotorua. Public engagement... Read More

Govt to spend $40m to keep small enterprise afloat

More support is rolling out for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) from the COVID Response and Recovery Fund, to help them adapt and innovate to deal... Read More

Collins and Brownlee take National Party top spots

Judith Collins has been elected Leader of the New Zealand National Party. Gerry Brownlee has been elected as her Deputy. “I feel privileged to... Read More

Courgette shortage sees record-high prices

Courgette prices jumped 74 per cent to an all-time high of $21.42 per kilo in June 2020, as imports from Queensland continued to be barred, says Stats... Read More

One new case of COVID-19 in managed isolation

Today there is one new case of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand.  It has been 74 days since the last case of COVID-19 was... Read More

LIVE: Hipkins giving an update on COVID-19

Health Minister Chris Hipkins is giving an update on COVID-19 and the latest on New Zealand's border controls and quarantine system. Hipkins said... Read More

National house prices continue to rise post-COVID

House prices have continued to surpass predictions for how they would perform post-COVID. The median house prices across New Zealand increased by 9.2... Read More

LIVE: Nikki Kaye acting leader of National Party

Nikki Kaye is now the acting leader of the National Party. Todd Muller has resigned National Party after less than two months in the role. In a statement... Read More

Muller resigns as Leader of the Opposition

Todd Muller is resigning as leader of the National Party. In a statement released this morning, Todd says he has taken time over the weekend to reflect... Read More

Labour Party donations under investigation

The Serious Fraud Office is investigating donations made to the Labour Party in 2017. The SFO is presently conducting four investigations in relation... Read More

NZ companies trialing hemp meat substitute

Three New Zealand companies have teamed up to commercialise a new hemp meat substitute and hemp snack products. Greenfern Industries, Sustainable Foods,... Read More

Auckland pair killed in Bay of Plenty crash

Police are appealing for information about a silver Mercedes Benz which crashed into a Bay of Plenty lake in the weekend. The bodies of two people were... Read More